Christ the Redeemer
The statue of Jesus Christ in Rio de Janeiro stands 39.6 metres (130 ft) tall and 30 metres (98 ft) wide. It weighs 635 tons (700 short tons), and is located at the peak of the 700 metres (2,300 ft) Corcovado mountain overlooking the city. It is one of the tallest of its kind in the world.
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